Pseudomonas Fluorescens is a common Gram-negative, rod-shaped bacterium. It belongs to the Pseudomonas genus. It is bacteria that is used as pesticide for controling root and collor rot in all major crops.
It produces group of antibiotics which competes with other plant pathogens and suppresses their growth and kills them. It controls leaf, soil, seed & air borne diseases such as onion smut, paddy blast, bacterial wilt, die-back in chilli & tomato
It also releases plant growth promoting agents.
Bacterial Cells :0.5%w/w (>9x108 cfu/g)
Carrier (talc Powder) 99.5%w/w
Foliar application: Dissolve 3 g of Pseudomonas Fluorescens in one litre of water and spray on both sides of leaves. Repeat the cycle every 10 days interval.
Soil application: Mix 10gm of Pseudomonas Fluorescens in 1 kg of Farm Yard Manure or broadcast on soil around the plant. Repeat this cycle every 1 months.